Susan brings to a strong background in broadcast writing and editing. She joined in April 1999, after working for 18 years as a television producer and news-writer in the Washington, D.C., Denver, and Greensboro, N.C., television markets. Susan holds a bachelor's degree from Mount Holyoke College and a master’s degree in journalism from Northwestern University.

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October 18, 2016, 11:04 AM EDT
FBI documents released on Monday include an interview with a former Diplomatic Security agent who said Clinton frequently disobeyed security requirements and diplomatic protocols while serving as secretary of state.
October 18, 2016, 6:45 AM EDT
"I was expecting more chuckles," White House spokesman Josh Earnest told reporters on Monday, after he noted that Donald Trump "snorted his way through the first few debates."
October 18, 2016, 5:48 AM EDT
"My understanding is that there may be as many as 7 million leaflets dropped in the next 48 hours or so to try and educate the population of Mosul as to the safest way to conduct themselves as this fighting plays out," a Pentagon spokesman said on Monday.
October 17, 2016, 11:02 AM EDT
A month and half after Hillary Clinton announced she was running for president, "Mother Jones" published a profile on her rival Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), including an essay Sanders wrote in 1972 about men's "piggishness" and women's rape fantasies.
October 17, 2016, 8:53 AM EDT
"The outcome is not in question. The question is, what happens afterward," said retired General David Petraeus, who commanded U.S. troops in Iraq the first time around, when al Qaeda was defeated.
October 17, 2016, 7:08 AM EDT
Vice President Joe Biden says the Obama administration will respond to Russian hacking with a "message" that will "have the greatest impact."
October 17, 2016, 6:09 AM EDT
Hours after a local Republican Party office was firebombed in Hillsborough, North Carolina on Sunday, the hosts of several Sunday talk shows suggested that Republican Donald Trump is the one fomenting violence by saying that the presidential election is rigged.
October 14, 2016, 12:02 PM EDT
In a March 4, 2015 email to Hillary Clinton's lawyer Cheryl Mills, Clinton's eventual campaign chairman John Podesta asks if they should withhold email exchanges between Clinton and President Obama that were sent over Clinton's private server.
October 14, 2016, 9:15 AM EDT
The Republican base includes a "swamp of crazy" -- people who deny climate change, espouse conspiracy theories, listen to Fox News and Rush Limbaugh, President Obama said Thursday in Ohio.
October 14, 2016, 7:38 AM EDT
First lady Michelle Obama speaks during a campaign rally for Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016, in Manchester, N.H.
October 14, 2016, 7:32 AM EDT
"Our movement is about replacing a failed and corrupt...political establishment with a new government controlled by you, the people," Donald Trump told a campaign rally in Florida on Thursday.
October 14, 2016, 6:29 AM EDT
In her sworn responses to 25 questions about her improper use of a private email server, Hillary Clinton 20 times says she "does not recall."
October 13, 2016, 11:35 AM EDT
As Hillary Clinton travels the country, demanding that Donald Trump apologize for "the terrible way he treats women," a newly released email from the WikiLeaks dump shows that Clinton's own campaign wanted her to say "sorry" about using a private email server -- "without apologizing to the American people."
October 13, 2016, 10:22 AM EDT
At least one liberal journalist admitted he was troubled about then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton spending "a good deal of time doing gossip emails" with her friend and unofficial adviser Sidney Blumenthal.
October 13, 2016, 8:40 AM EDT
Civilians are streaming back into the Syrian city of Manbij, which was controlled by ISIS for two years until a U.S.-backed alliance of Kurdish and Arab fighters seized it in August, a U.S. military spokesman told reporters on Wednesday.
October 13, 2016, 8:04 AM EDT
ISIS previously has used commerical, off-the-shelf drones for surveillance and to deliver ordnance, and now it is is using drones to deliver explosives, Colonel John Dorrian, the spokesman for U.S. military operations in Iraq, told reporters on Wednesday. 
October 13, 2016, 6:40 AM EDT
"This crowd has been anti-Catholic for a long time," the conservative William Bennett told Fox News's Megyn Kelly Wednesday night. They were talking about Catholic-bashing emails written to and from Hillary Clinton campaign officials. function readyHandler_3557842() {} window.viroolParams = { width: 640, height: 400, key: "9f476eb98f81", ap: 1};
October 12, 2016, 8:47 AM EDT
Democrat Hillary Clinton, a believer in human-caused climate change, says she became aware of environmental concerns when her young daughter "came home from school," where "they'd been talking about the environment."
October 12, 2016, 7:03 AM EDT
Making the case that Hillary Clinton "knows what it takes" to be president of the United States, the current president told a group of students in North Carolina Tuesday that he's witnessed her "intelligence and judgment and temperament and her discipline." 
October 12, 2016, 5:40 AM EDT
Of all the problems facing this nation, climate change is at the top, Democrat Hillary Clinton told a campaign rally in Miami, Florida on Tuesday.